Mayoral Forum, Newton MA, April 30, 2017. Complete video of the event in 4 parts. The video has been split due to length. Candidates: Amy Mah Sangiolo, Scott Lennon, Ruthann Fuller. Presented by Neighbors for a Better Newtonville. Newton … Continued
The Orr Block developer, Robert Korff, has withdrawn his petitions to rezone the property for greater height and density, and for related waivers. The abutters had petitioned the council to require a bigger majority before Mr. Korff could prevail, so … Continued
by John Koot, Newton Resident and Housing Poet Laureate Once upon a midweek gloomy As I sat, my old eyes rheumy, Sat and pondered, staring at my parlor floor, Suddenly there came a thumping, On my porch I heard a … Continued
The Land Use Committee will be having more discussion of the Korff proposal. City Hall ― 7:00 on September 13. Please COME!!! Speak against rezoning or Just be there. Your presence will make a difference.
Newton TAB July 9, 2016 By Lynne LeBlanc The push for higher density in Newton is renewed with the mayor’s recently released housing strategy. But his strategy incorporates the same unsuccessful policies we have seen in so many other cities: … Continued
The Newton TAB, June 25, 2016 By Fred Arnstein On Monday, June 27, a City Council committee is going to consider a petition to temporarily prohibit any changes to zoning anywhere in Newton, unless a majority of nearby owners approves … Continued